Ms. Sasko serves as Senior Vice President, Business Development for Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan (CDPHP). In this role, Lisa aligns business development processes and CDPHP’s strategic goals to identify, nurture, and acquire opportunities to drive growth and profitability.
Previously, Ms. Sasko served as Senior Vice President Network Strategy and Provider Solutions for Magellan Health, a fortune 500 behavioral and specialty managed care organization. Lisa was responsible for the national network and championed the ideation of new products—leading to new behavioral health strategies and transformational growth. Before Magellan, Lisa was VP of physician alignment at Evolent Health, taking the company from start-up to IPO. Lisa is a clinical behavioral therapist by training and has earned her MBA from Northeastern, MA. In addition to her work and advisory role with Wellth, Lisa serves on the Board of Directors of aptihealth, a care based telehealth-focused behavioral health engagement company.
Lisa also contributes in a director capacity to two not-for-profit boards: The Incredible Teddy Foundation, an organization that supports families affected by congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) through education, building awareness, and direct financial grants; and The Alliance for Positive Health, a community-based service organization dedicated to improving lives impacted by HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses.